FOUR Days’ Worth of Opportunities to connect at OLM. Here is a sample itinerary so to speak. If it has been a while since you’ve been at Our Lady of Mercy, this weekend is a really good time to come back!
DAY 1 | Tune in to the monthly AMA with Father James @ 7:30pm tonight 8/19. You can submit your question here https://bit.ly/AMAwFrJames
DAY 2 | Come to the OLM Block Party which kicks off with the Outdoor Movie Night Friday 8/20
>>Parking Lot opens @ 7pm, movie starts @ 8pm (when it gets dark)
>>It’s a Ravinia-style set up so please bring dinner and folding chairs, lawn blankets, bug spray. You may as well leave the folding chairs, lawn blankets, and bug spray in the car for Saturday!
>>There is free popcorn and a cotton candy stand.
DAY 3 | Food Trucks, Outdoor Concert & Kid Area Gathering Saturday 8/21
>> Go to 4pm Mass & then get dinner at one of the Food Trucks (starts @ 5pm). Grumpy Gaucho (explore the flavor of Argentina), ROGUE Farm to Curbside Kitchen, Primo’s Tacos, Bayou Chill Shaved Ice, Go Doggy Run Hotdog & an Elotes truck (this truck is cash only)
>> Find your spot in front of the stage to enjoy your food and live family-friendly music from Josh Goodman and a Few Good Men. Children, be prepared to be invited to sing and dance in front of the stage area. We’ll hear from Father Don & Father James.
>> Children don’t forget to stop by the Kid Area for face painting, balloon art with MVP Balloon Art and Magic Show by 12-year-old Madeline Victoria Pacheco and 9-year-old Maxamiliano Victor Pacheco!
DAY 4 | Ministry Expo after all the Mass times on Sunday 8/22
>> Stop by the PLC Parish Life Center for the MINISTRY EXPO and converse with people from the Ministries and Groups we have at Our Lady of Mercy! See how our parish can be here for you spiritually, physically, and mentally.
>> Have some delicious cookies or donuts from the bakery around the corner from us Ciambella Bakery.
SEE YOU SOON! BRING YOUR NEIGHBORS, FAMILY, & FRIENDS!